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  • Analytical response time estimation in parallel relational database systems 

    Tomov, N.; Dempster, Euan W.; Williams, M. H.; Burger, A.; Taylor, H.; King, P. J. B.; Broughton, P. (Elsevier, 2004-02)
    Techniques for performance estimation in parallel database systems are well established for parameters such as throughput, bottlenecks and resource utilisation. However, response time estimation is a complex activity which ...
  • Constraining XML transformations for personalised information presentation 

    Cawsey, Alison; Dempster, Euan W.; Pacey, Daniel; Williams, Howard; Marwick, David; MacKinnon, Lachlan M. (Springer, 2004)
    Through the use of different stylesheets it is possible to transform the information contained in XML documents and present it in different ways, for example to create personalised presentations. However, in doing so there ...
  • Modelling parallel oracle for performance prediction 

    Dempster, Euan W.; Tomov, N. T.; Williams, M. H.; Taylor, H.; Burger, A.; Trinder, P.; Lü, J.; Broughton, P. (Springer Verlag, 2003-05)
    The problem of predicting the performance of a parallel relational DBMS for a set of queries applied to a particular data set on a shared nothing parallel architecture without transferring the application to a parallel ...
  • A tool for supporting the teaching of parallel database systems 

    Dempster, Euan W.; Williams, M. H.; Burger, A.; Taylor, H. (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, 2005-05)
    Parallel database systems are complex entities. When teaching about these systems as part of a course in a limited time, one has difficulty providing useful practical experience that gives a deep insight into system behavior ...
  • Tools for personalised presentation of information 

    Dempster, Euan W.; Pacey, Daniel; Williams, M. Howard; Cawsey, Alison; Marwick, David; MacKinnon, Lachlan M. (Springer Verlag, 2003)
    There is a growing interest in personalisation techniques due to the rapid expansion of information systems on the Internet and the increasing dependence on the latter for access to information and services. Personalisation ...